Morning! Our Lil Pudding is 3 months old! We have officially past the Newborn 4th trimester stage and now it’s time for more fun, alertness and everything else that comes with a 3-6 month old baby. Unlike Lil Dumpling, her older brother, Pud loves to sleep - she’s been doing up to 7 hour stints … Continue reading First Aid? Nope – Tummy Time!
Afternoon! I’m currently on Maternity Leave with my second bub, Lil Pudding so I rarely know what day of the week it is. But, I ALWAYS know when it’s the weekend as the general vibes amongst the public tends to lift around Friday afternoon. This past weekend, I had the honour of spending Sunday afternoon … Continue reading Ladies Who Brunch, Yeah? – The Brentwood Kitchen
Peanut Butter Chocolate Afternoon! I’ve been MIA for the past couple of weeks - no reason other than I’ve been busy mummying hard with two kidlets under 2 and dealing with the renovations on our new house! I’ve also been busy trying to get back into my fitness journey which re-started 4 weeks ago at … Continue reading Snack Attack – Beachbars are here!
Afternoon! The last few weeks have been filled with newborn snuggles, nappies, sick, sleep deprivation and toddler life - basically I’ve been parenting HARD! But I’ve done my best not to let my health slip because my 8 week old is a greedy beasty and nurses ALOT so I need all the energy I can … Continue reading Mama Muffins!
Afternoon! It’s 2nd April 2018, I’m 7 Weeks post-partum after having my second baby and it’s time to start fitnessing again! Last time, when I had Lil Dumpling, I put off starting back on my fitness journey again until I was 10 weeks postpartum. I think this was mainly due to the fear of failing … Continue reading Time To Get To Work – My Second Post-Partum Journey
Afternoon! Hubs and Lil Dumpling are busy winning themselves and spending time with his family in Ghana for the next two weeks, so it’s just us girls (myself and Lil Pudding) left here to ‘enjoy’ the British weather. The past 6 weeks have flown by in a newborn/Toddler phase. In amongst the madness, I’ve been … Continue reading All Out of F**ks
Afternoon! First, let me start by telling you how chuffed I am right now and why! The Health Visitor popped by this afternoon to check up on Lil Pudding, who is now 3.5 weeks old and also to check up on me, which I was surprised at as the HV’s in London forgot all about … Continue reading Brownies for Breakfast?
Afternoon! Lil Pudding is 10 days old and we’ve been busy parenting hard during that time. Night feeds, nappy changes, and fumbling with those annoying snaps on babygrows in the dark, and of course, establishing breastfeeding. DISCLAIMER: Before I go any further, let me just preface this post by saying that I truly believe that … Continue reading Got Milk? – Our Breastfeeding Journey
Afternoon, We've bee a little busy this week! Our Lil Pudding decided to arrive in the early hours of Sunday morning, bang on her Due Date! I barely had time to take a '40 week' Bumpie when my contractions started. By the time I reached the hospital, after only 5 hours of active labour, we … Continue reading Long Live the NHS!
Afternoon! It’s still January! This has got to be the longest month of the year...except this year, it feels like January has flown by. Probably because I’ve been busy packing up our home of 6+ years, moving from London to Suffolk, starting Maternity Leave (again!) trying not to have our Lil Pudding early whilst in the … Continue reading Dumpling’s Day at the Zoo